As we reflect on 2014, the hottest year on record globally, we also saw some positive climate change solutions advanced. In June, the Obama administration took its biggest step yet to address climate change by introducing regulations to limit greenhouse gases from existing power plants. And the U. S. climate movement grew in grassroots might […]
Over 90 educators attended the 7th annual Summer Institute for Climate Change Education on August 7 and 8 at the School of Environmental Studies. This Summer Institute focused on climate science basics, introduced the second edition of the Minnesota’s Changing Climate curriculum and provided training on many of the hands-on activities in the curriculum Read […]
Investigate Minnesota’s Changing Climate at the Will Steger Foundation’s 7th Annual Summer Institute for Climate Change Education August 7 and 8, 2012 at the School of Environmental Studies in Apple Valley, MN Learn More…
On August 11 and 12, the Will Steger Foundation hosted a very successful 6th annual Summer Institute for Climate Change Education. The goals of this year’s Institute were to train educators on our new Minnesota’s Changing Climate curriculum and online classroom and provide supporting information and resources to enhance the use of the curriculum. Learn […]
As the 2011 Summer Institute for Climate Change Education draws closer our we are getting more and more excited to meet the great diversity of educators coming to us from all over the state of Minnesota! Check out the map below to see who is coming and apply online today to join us August 11 […]
Engaging Students in Environmental Stewardship Through Adventure Learning In May 2010, Minnesota’s Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources (LCCMR) allocated $250,000 to the Will Steger Foundation’s project, Engaging Students in Environmental Stewardship through Adventure Learning, to support the development of a new curriculum, teacher training, online learning and collaboration with schools. The overarching goal of the […]
We invite all Grades 3-12 Educators to join the Will Steger Foundation on an Exploration of Minnesota’s Changing Climate at the Summer Institute August 11- 12, 2011.